College of Behavioral & Social Sciences

Learning Outcomes

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  • Demonstrate critical thinking through verbal and written communication.
  • Demonstrate the ability to design and evaluate quantitative and qualitative research.
  • Apply, critically interpret and synthesize sociological theory.
  • Display an understanding of and appreciation for cultural diversity.
  • Illustrate an understanding of the implications of global forces.
  • Identify processes of social control and how they shape our social institutions and lives.
  • Exhibit an understanding of the structural and interpersonal basis of social inequality;
  • Recognize the relationship between personal agency, social responsibility, and social change (sociological imagination).
  • Display knowledge of the impact of social institutions on everyday lives.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the use of technology.